AlphaSimplex Group believes that the most robust investment products are those that adapt to changing market conditions. Alex Healey, portfolio manager of the ASG Managed Futures Fund, talks about how holding “long” and “short” positions in alternative investments, to match market trends, can create opportunities in both up and down markets.
Nucleus has announced it has signed a long-term agreement with Bravura Solutions to provide direct access to its Sonata operating system. The platform believes the agreement, coupled with new recruits in its technology team, will enhance its position in the platform space and help Nucleus “accelerate the rate of product development” for advisers and assist […]
AJ Bell has confirmed at least a quarter of the platform’s share capital will be floated when it lists later this year. The platform has set a minimum application value of £1,000 and is now expecting to list on the main market on the London Stock Exchange in December, the company announced this morning. Selling […]
Former home secretary Amber Rudd is set to return to the cabinet as work and pensions secretary, according to reports. The appointment follows the departure of Esther McVey yesterday over her refusal to back the government’s draft Brexit deal. According to reports, Rudd, a remainer, was offered the job after environment secretary Michael Gove spent […]